Period
to 3 December 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 3 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Retailing
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 80 48
Rank change year-on-year +19 -32 -22
Permanent jobs citing Retail 44 74 188
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.66% 2.74% 5.26%
As % of the General category 11.28% 8.21% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 60 69 139
Median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £39,750 £21,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,000 £80,250 £82,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +18.75%

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 390 901 1,425
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 32.42% 33.35% 39.90%
Number of salaries quoted 316 766 1,004
Median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £34,418 £27,125 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £80,000
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +12.50%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Trend in Birmingham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Retail in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Retail in Birmingham

Retail
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Retail in Birmingham over the 6 months to 3 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Retail in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, IT jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 24 (54.55%) Go
2 23 (52.27%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (50.00%) Python
4 19 (43.18%) C++
5 17 (38.64%) Perl
5 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
6 15 (34.09%) Java
6 15 (34.09%) C#
7 13 (29.55%) Azure
8 12 (27.27%) AWS
8 12 (27.27%) Google
8 12 (27.27%) GCP
9 11 (25.00%) Node.js
9 11 (25.00%) Docker
9 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (25.00%) MVC
10 10 (22.73%) DevOps
10 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
10 10 (22.73%) Kubernetes
10 10 (22.73%) React
10 10 (22.73%) Vue.js
11 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 6 (13.64%) Terraform
12 6 (13.64%) BigQuery
12 6 (13.64%) Ansible
12 6 (13.64%) Project Management
13 5 (11.36%) Degree
13 5 (11.36%) Scrum
13 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (9.09%) Confluence
2 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (4.55%) CMS
3 2 (4.55%) Jupyter
3 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.55%) S-PLUS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) Azure
2 12 (27.27%) AWS
2 12 (27.27%) GCP
3 2 (4.55%) Taleo
4 1 (2.27%) SaaS
4 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.82%) Firewall
1 3 (6.82%) Internet
1 3 (6.82%) MPLS
1 3 (6.82%) VPN
2 2 (4.55%) BGP
2 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (4.55%) DMVPN
2 2 (4.55%) DNS
2 2 (4.55%) EIGRP
2 2 (4.55%) HSRP
2 2 (4.55%) HTTP
2 2 (4.55%) LAN
2 2 (4.55%) Network Security
2 2 (4.55%) WAN
2 2 (4.55%) WLAN
3 1 (2.27%) DMZ
3 1 (2.27%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (2.27%) SMS
3 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) BigQuery
2 4 (9.09%) Bigtable
2 4 (9.09%) Cloud Spanner
2 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) GitLab
2 4 (9.09%) JIRA
3 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.82%) Banking
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Legal
3 1 (2.27%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) C# Developer
2 8 (18.18%) C++ Developer
2 8 (18.18%) C++/C# Developer
2 8 (18.18%) C++/Java Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (13.64%) Kubernetes Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 5 (11.36%) Full Stack Developer
6 4 (9.09%) Architect
7 3 (6.82%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Business Data Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) Data Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Machine Learning Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (25.00%) Node.js
2 10 (22.73%) AngularJS
2 10 (22.73%) React
2 10 (22.73%) Vue.js
3 3 (6.82%) .NET
4 2 (4.55%) Natural Language Processing
4 2 (4.55%) scikit-learn
5 1 (2.27%) Ajax
5 1 (2.27%) CSS
5 1 (2.27%) HTML
5 1 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 2 (4.55%) Internet of Things
2 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) FMCG
3 1 (2.27%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.91%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (52.27%) Problem-Solving
2 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (25.00%) MVC
3 10 (22.73%) DevOps
4 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 5 (11.36%) Robotic Process Automation
5 5 (11.36%) Scrum
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineering
6 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.09%) Microservices
7 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 3 (6.82%) CRM
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
7 3 (6.82%) Kanban
7 3 (6.82%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (6.82%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.82%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) Go
2 22 (50.00%) Python
3 19 (43.18%) C++
4 17 (38.64%) Bash Shell
4 17 (38.64%) Perl
5 15 (34.09%) C#
5 15 (34.09%) Java
6 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) TypeScript
8 2 (4.55%) C
8 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
8 2 (4.55%) PHP
8 2 (4.55%) R
8 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) PhD
2 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (2.27%) CCNA
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CISM
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) GDPR
1 3 (6.82%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (4.55%) QA
3 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) Kubernetes
2 6 (13.64%) Ansible
2 6 (13.64%) Terraform
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.27%) Cisco CME
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Google
2 4 (9.09%) Apple
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco
3 3 (6.82%) Fortinet
3 3 (6.82%) Juniper
3 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
4 2 (4.55%) Adobe
4 2 (4.55%) Blue Prism
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Ceridian
5 1 (2.27%) Motorola
5 1 (2.27%) Oracle
5 1 (2.27%) Tandberg
5 1 (2.27%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.27%) Workday